February 8, 2014
Celebrating the Return of Steelhead to the Russian River at the Milt Brandt Visitors Center at Lake Sonoma
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sponsored by the Friends of Lake Sonoma
The 7th Annual Steelhead Festival will be held again at the Milt Brandt Visitors Center at Lake Sonoma. Watch fish climb the ladder to the Congressman Don Clausen Fish Hatchery to create a new generation of fish! A great family event at beautiful Lake Sonoma. And it’s free!
Visitors will enjoy more than 25 educational exhibits, a trout pond for young anglers, a fly fishing demonstration pond with tips from the pros, live steelhead display, art for kids to do and a chance to try your hand at archery! Enjoy a convoy of food trucks, wine, beer, soft drinks — all available to purchase at the event. Plus live music by Santa Rosa’s Rosetown Ramblers!
On hand with great information will be Trout Unlimited, Russian Riverkeeper, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sonoma County Water Agency, Bird Rescue, Sonoma County Mycological Society, the Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County, the Native Fish Society, U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and many more!The Visitors Center is located at 3288 Skaggs Springs Road, Geyerville: 10 minutes west of Healdsburg on Dry Creek Road off Hwy 101.